Bill Ichter tells of his time with Billy Graham
This week, the late Reverend Billy Graham will become only the fourth private citizen in U.S. history to lie in honor at the Capitol. Well-known Minden veteran and minister Bill Ichter still remembers the first time he met Billy Graham.
“In 1956 in the city of Richmond, when we were appointed as missionaries, Billy Graham was holding a crusade” Ichter said. “We sat on the platform that night, and at our appointment service, he said ‘Oh, you’re going to Brazil, what a great missionary field